Fifteen Davies Partners Named Leaders in Infrastructure

The Lexpert Special Edition: Infrastructure has named 15 Davies partners among Canada’s elite practitioners for 2020, securing our standing as a leader in the infrastructure space.

The recognition caps another landmark year for the team, in which we advised on several award-winning deals, including

  • Innovate Energy in its $2.6-billion contract to modernize, maintain and operate the district energy system that heats 80 buildings and cools 67 buildings in Canada's capital region;
  • CBHP Limited Partnership in its contract to design, build, finance and maintain the Corner Brook Acute Care Hospital in Corner Brook, Newfoundland; and
  • Plenary PCL Properties Gatineau on the successful closing of its contract to design, build, finance, maintain and operate the Gatineau 2 Preservation and Access Facility, Library, and Archives, a new preservation facility in Gatineau, Québec.

The Lexpert Special Edition: Infrastructure profiles a noted group of Lexpert-ranked practitioners who serve the infrastructure sector (including public-private partnerships).


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